The Beginning Peer to Peer Programs
In September 2017 the first version 1.0 Certifiably L.I.T. Health Initiative was completed at Newark Tech High School’s TEAL Center. 38 students from Newark Tech’s TEAL Center were taught a health curriculum developed by developed and taught by Ironbound USA and the Rutgers School of Nursing. The curriculum included knowledge on HIV, STD’s, smoking, teen pregnancy, diet plus other topics. The students were taught the curriculum and then taught methods to teach the curriculum to their peers. Peer to peer teaching.